Social Media: Engaging for Impact in STEM Fields

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    • Friday March 3, 2017 - Saturday March 4, 2017
      9:00 am - 9:59 am
  • Location: Room 1116, Marcus Nanotechnology Building, 345 Ferst Drive NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318
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Kim Cobb, ADVANCE professor, College of Sciences

Dana Randall, ADVANCE professor, College of Computing


Summary Sentence: Engaging through social media is a key communications avenue for STEM professionals.

Full Summary: Paige Jarreau, blogger and science communication specialist at Louisiana State University, will discuss the impact of social media on STEM professionals. 

  • Paige Jarreau, author of From The Lab Bench blog Paige Jarreau, author of From The Lab Bench blog
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Georgia Tech ADVANCE Professors Kim Cobb and Dana Randall have organized a workshop on social media for scientists and engineers. They have invited Paige Jarreau to keynote the workshop.

Paige Jarreau is a science communicator with extensive experience in leading evidence-based science and environmental communication resarch and professional projects. She is the author of the popular science blog From The Lab Bench. She also blogs for Altmetric, writing a monthly feature about the most popular scientific papers. Although a scientist by training, she is a writer at heart.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar

College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, School of Mathematics, School of Physics

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students, Graduate students
Career/Professional development
social media
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  • Created On: Feb 17, 2017 - 2:14pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:12pm